Olivier Cochard-Labbe, known as the FreeNAS founder and a FreeBSD contributor, has released a paper about routing and firewalling for FreeBSD operating system. In this document, Olivier goes into detail through the basic concepts, tuning forwarding performance, and firewalls performance. See the link below for the full document.
Tuning FreeBSD for routing and firewalling by Olivier: https://people.freebsd.org/~olivier/talks/2018_AsiaBSDCon_Tuning_FreeBSD_for_routing_and_firewalling-Paper.pdf
Hi @teknoraver85 , your benches are quiet good. And some of known problem will be fixed on the 12-stable. One of the problem is the #FreeBSD wiki "NetworkPerformanceTuning" not up-to-date. You can read more up-to-date advice in my paper (for 11.X) here : https://t.co/SsFY5q6Vmc
— Olivier Cochard (@ocochardlabbe) November 16, 2018